Phytotherapy in the part of the comprehensive treatment of ED can be used. Some herbs help to increase the effect of medicines and conservative therapy in general. For example, very useful, st. john's wort for a man.
In plants are contained ingredients that beneficially affect erectile function, libido, hormonal background, metabolic processes, function of the prostate, and even immunity.
Of st. john's wort can prepare a tea, decoction, or alcohol tincture. Consider the beneficial properties of the plant and figure out how to make healing potions from him.
It is known as the main herbal anti-depressant. Apply this perennial herbaceous plant also in the treatment of ulcers, gastritis, inflammation of prostate, inflammation of the bladder. Especially important is the wort for a man: it is known and as one of the main natural remedies for improving male potency.
The active substance contained in the grass
St. john's wort has healing effects because of what is in it natural active substances. The main of them are the following:
- Hypericin. Pigment red color, strong anti-depressant, which affects the production of melatonin and serotonin. He also has antiviral and antibacterial effects: destroys even menacing Staphylococci.
- Quercetin and quercitrin. They have anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, protiotokový effect, contribute to the normalization of blood circulation. They are "responsible" for the yellow color flowers of st john's wort.
- Flavonoids. They have anti-inflammatory, wound healing and vasodilator actions, and also affect the taste of the neurotransmitters, and thus on the metabolism of nerve impulses in the brain.
About the positive influence of the extract of the wort on the potency of learned already in the deep past. Scientists have not yet been established unambiguously the mechanism of this influence. It is assumed that that is the common antidepressant, and vasodilating effects of this plant. In his time in search of vasodilating means for normalizing the blood flow scientists-pharmacologists accidentally opened sildenafil, the main protagonist of the substance of the famous viagra; maybe that has a place here, similarly to the mechanism at the same time with an invigorating effect.
Forms of application wort
Apply wort st. john's in the form of herbal extracts (water and vodka), extracts and decoctions.
Water bottle: 1 tbsp of dry st or fresh well crushed, pour 200 ml of boiling water (1 cup) and leave for half an hour. Then drain and cool. Take before meals 3 times a day for 50 ml.
Tincture on vodka: 100 g of powdered herb pour 0.5 liters of vodka, insist 10 days. After straining to be consumed before a meal to 40-50 drops.
To obtain the extract 4 station al the wort is poured 100 g of alcohol and insist in a dark cool place for 10 days. After filter it. Apply before meals after 15-20 drops. You can a little more, but in any case not more than 50, it's not a tincture, despite a similar recipe! The concentration of active substances in the extract is several times higher.
For the preparation of a daily dose of a decoction of 1 tbsp of wort pour 1 cup of water, bring to a boil and cook for 15 minutes. Cooled and filtered. A decoction to be consumed before a meal on 3 receptions. Better it will not be stored for a long time, and eaten on the same day.
For the sake of completeness: 10 g of dry grass, or 15 g fresh pieces — this is 1 tablespoon per 7*4 cm "with a slide". Spoons 5*3.5 cm "slide" — it is 6 g and 10 g, respectively.
St john's wort — is quite a powerful drug, and pamper them is not worth it. Long-term use with regard to the increased potency leads to the opposite effect: for a account to get used to the constant stimulation of the natural potency wanes. Sometimes, overdose may lead to premature ejaculation.
In addition, in general, hypericum supports the greater pressure, it is also necessary to take into account.